Car Seat Safety Tips for Safer Family Trips

Whether you’re going around the corner or around the country, before you hit the road this summer make sure your passengers are properly secured.  Sadly, car crashes are the No. 1 cause of death among children, according to safekids.org.  Proper use of seat belts and safety seats can dramatically reduce the risk of injury and [Continue Reading]

Ready for Hurricane Season?

Ready or not, June 1 is the official start of Hurricane Season.  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is predicting a 70 percent likelihood of 10 to 16 named storms with winds of 39 mph or higher. Of these named storms, 4 to 8 could grow into hurricanes with winds of 74 mph or [Continue Reading]

Houston Zika Update

The growing Zika epidemic has stoked concerns around the world as the virus that has been linked to miscarriages and birth defects continues to spread to new regions. There are now more than 500 cases of Zika in the United States. While all of these cases have been linked to people who have traveled outside [Continue Reading]

Healthy Brain Recipes from Monica Pope

In honor of Stroke Awareness Month, Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center teamed up with Top Chef Masters competitor Monica Pope to provide free entertaining and educational cooking classes throughout the month of May at Sparrow Bar + Cookshop. Monica is known for her ability to transform local farmers’ ingredients with [Continue Reading]